Category Archives: Featured Posts

05 Sep
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Slaughter Measure to Expand Prison Sentencing Credits Signed by Governor

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Continuing his efforts to reform the criminal justice system in Illinois, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D- Chicago, recently championed legislation that expands inmates’ eligibility for sentencing credits. “Illinois spends far too much money annually on keeping people ...

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05 Sep
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Slaughter Partners with Cook County Board of Review to Host Property Tax Appeal Seminar

CHICAGO – In an effort to provide property tax relief to local residents, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, partnered with the Cook County Board of Review’s Commissioner Larry R. Rogers, Jr. to host a free property tax appeal seminar last ...

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26 Aug
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Slaughter Partners With Local Community Leaders to Host 5 th Annual 21 st Ward Back to School Fair

CHICAGO – In an effort to help prepare students for the upcoming school year, State Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, recently hosted the 5 th annual 21 st Ward Back-to-School Community Picnic along with AldermanHoward B. Brookins, Jr., Cook County Commissioner ...

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03 Jul
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Slaughter Leads the Charge to Abolish Monetary Bail

CHICAGO – State Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, recently spoke at a rally organized by the Coalition to End Money Bail to urge fellow lawmakers to support current efforts to abolish monetary bail. “If Illinois is truly going to become a ...

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23 May
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Slaughter Passes Measure to Create Jobs and Ensure Clean Water for Residents

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In an effort to improve water quality and create job opportunities for Illinois residents, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, recently passed legislation to help support and prepare individuals for careers in water infrastructure. “Much of Illinois’ water ...

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15 Feb
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Slaughter Encourages Residents to Submit Nominations for Good Neighbor Business Award

CHICAGO. – State Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, is inviting residents of his district to nominate local businesses to be recognized with his “Good Neighbor Business Award.” “It is important to recognize local businesses for their vital role of stimulating our ...

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17 Jan
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Slaughters Hosts Consumer Fraud Prevention Seminar

CHICAGO – State Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, recently partnered with the Illinois Attorney General’s Office to host a free and informative consumer fraud prevention seminar to help protect local residents from falling prey to scams. “It is absolutely critical that ...

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